SIT331 - Full Stack Development: Secure Backend Services


2024 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Online
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125

SIT103 and SIT232

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the trimester undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 3 hour seminar per week

Scheduled learning activities - online

Online independent and collaborative learning including 1 x 2 hour online seminar per week, weekly meetings.


Web technologies are now commonly used to be used to create full applications for traditional desktop, web and mobile devices. Web technologies provide better cross platform support and a more streamlined and consistent application development process. The full web technologies stack includes frontend, backend server, service APIs and databases. Full stack web development involves the use of a full suite of technologies to build the application frontend, backend and supporting infrastructure. A full stack web developer will use contemporary web development tools and frameworks, version control, and modern deployment approaches to create effective and impressive applications. This unit focuses on the backend technologies for the full stack development, including programming service APIs, creating databases and cloud deployment.

Hurdle requirement

To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, students must meet certain milestones as part of the portfolio.

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